Fox Broadcasting Co. has ordered a two-hour backdoor pilot called "Blade Squad," which was developed by the late Brandon Tartikoff.
Boosted by Sunday's dramatic Super Bowl, NBC has more than doubled the primetime average of its closest pursuer in primetime Nielsens for the Jan. 19-25 week, while nearly matching the combined score…
Big Ticket Television has signed an overall writing and producing deal with comedy writer-producer and performer Maxine Lapiduss.
EXCLUSIVEActress Alyssa Milano is ankling Fox's drama "Melrose Place" at the end of the season in order to develop her own series with Columbia TriStar TV.
CBS is expected today to announce several midseason programming changes, including the launch of the new Tom Selleck sitcom "The Closer" Monday at 9 p.m. Feb. 23.
NEW YORK - Lifetime Television has purchased the Monday-Friday off-net rights to Columbia TriStar's one-hour drama "Party of Five," which will debut on the cable network in September.
Karl Herman, father of Danette Herman, executive in charge of talent for the 70th annual Academy Awards, died Thursday of pneumonia in Los Angeles. He was 83.
John Paul (Jay) Monahan III, an attorney and legal analyst for NBC News and husband of "Today" show co-anchor Katie Couric, died Saturday of an undisclosed form of cancer. He was 42.
NBC's NFL run ended with a bang as its Super Bowl XXXII scored an estimated 44.5 rating/67 share and 133 million viewers, which the network said makes it the third-most-watched TV program ever.
Dutch-based Endemol Entertainment has filed suit against Twentieth Television claiming copyright infringement.
EXCLUSIVEIn an unusual display of generosity, the executive producers of Warner Bros. TV's hit series "ER" are sharing their cut of NBC's $850 million license fee with the drama's entire creative and…